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Austin Explorer's Logbook


Total Log Entries: 8 (Rank: 1st) [List Them] [Map Them]

Average Rating: (3.06)

Earliest Log Entry: 7/17/2009
Latest Log Entry: 11/18/2013

Average ratings are based on the published values and not the values entered in your own log entries.


Great shape

This 1909 marker is in magnificient shape. [South Gabriel Cemetery]

Log Entries

Much newer than expected
Hudson Bend Cemetery - 11/18/2013  [View Log Page]

I was surprised to find no marker earlier than 1982 here.  Given the location and extrance I was expecting some more plots for individuals laid to rest here long before the nearby dam was built.

Traffic noise from 620 is a constant companion, but there's a nice view of the Hill Country off the back of the property.

Still well kept
Davis Cemetery - 9/22/2012  [View Log Page]

Stopped by this cemetery since I hadn't logged my visit when I documentated it some time back.  It looks largely the same except the low hanging telephone wire seems to have been fixed.

A guy on a motorcycle stopped to take a picture of Mr. England's consort's grave.  I'm not sure what that was all about!

Small but peaceful
Hancock Family Cemetery - 9/22/2012  [View Log Page]

This is one of the smallest cemeteries you'll likely encouter with only four plots.  Stopped by to log the visit since I'd failed to do so when I documented some time back.

Progress keeps closing in
Pond Springs Cemetery - 1/10/2010  [View Log Page]

I stopped by for a visit to make my log official.  Photos here are from a previous visit.  One my original visit a long time ago there was no auto dealer next door.  Though things are more closed in the cemetery seemed better kept.  Perhaps the local businesses have a reason to help keep things clean?

Largely empty, or appears to be
Rhodes Cemetery - 1/10/2010  [View Log Page]

Seems like a lot of space here, though some plots may be filled with no marker.  I've seen a number of temporary markers there years after the burial.  I stopped by to register the visit - the photos are from an earlier stop.

Thankfully, some road maintenance being done did not result in the cemetery entrance sign being taken down.  It's still standing guard.